The Institute for Public Health harnesses the strengths of Washington University to address the complex health issues facing the St. Louis region and the world. Learn more

Ongoing efforts include a faculty scholars program, conferences and events, campus-wide coordination of public health education, and the development of our five centers.



Friedman Center Releases Workforce Development Report

This summary outlines a meeting that the Harvey A. Friedman Center for Aging hosted with faculty, staff, and students to discuss how Washington University can strengthen its role in preparing our workforce for an aging society.
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New First-Year Course: "When I'm Sixty-Four: Transforming Your Future"

With support from the Office of the Provost, faculty from across campus are launching a new course this fall that will help prepare about 50 freshman for our future as an aging society.
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Summer Research Program in Global Health 2014

The 2014 Summer Research Program in Global Health offered eight students (from undergraduates to medical students) the opportunity to work closely with outstanding faculty mentors focusing on global health.
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Institute Hosts Two Faculty Events in September

The Institute for Public Health is welcoming faculty from across Washington University to two events in September.
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In the Spotlight

The Institute's annual conference will focus on Public Good and Individual Choice in public health. Join us on Oct. 7: Learn more

Upcoming Events

Last Vegas
Monday, September 22, 2014, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, AMC Creve Coeur 12, 10465 Olive Blvd.
Faculty Networking Reception
Monday, September 22, 2014, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Taylor Avenue Bldg., 2nd Floor Atrium, Medical Campus
UFOs, Bigfoot, and Evidence-based Public Health Programs
Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Brown Hall, Brown Lounge, Danforth Campus